Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75

NEW YORK (AP) — Cokie Roberts, longtime political reporter and analyst at ABC News and NPR, has died at age 75. ABC announced her death on Tuesday. Roberts was the

ABC says journalist Cokie Roberts has died at age 75

NEW YORK (AP) — ABC says journalist Cokie Roberts has died at age 75.

US Army identifies Green Beret killed in Afghanistan

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — A 41-year-old Green Beret who was on his fourth combat deployment has been killed by small arms fire in Afghanistan. U.S. Army Special Operations Command

University developing faster test for fatal deer disease

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With Minnesota’s archery deer season underway, hunters in the state’s hot zones for chronic wasting disease are figuring out where to drop off the heads

Oil prices drop ahead of update on Saudi oil production

NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices are falling a day after their biggest single-day jump in years due to a weekend attack on a key Saudi Arabia energy facility. U.S.

Virginia governor sets renewable energy goal: 100% by 2050

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Ralph Northam has issued an executive order setting a goal for Virginia to produce 100% of its electricity from carbon-free sources by 2050. The order

Mississippi autopsy confirms child’s body in garbage bags

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) — An autopsy confirms that remains found in garbage bags in a Mississippi basement belonged to a small child. Meridian Police Chief Benny Dubose tells The Meridian

Threat evacuates some University of St. Thomas buildings

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The University of St. Thomas has evacuated several buildings on its St. Paul campus after receiving a bomb threat. The university sent a tweet alert

Two killed in Polk County crash

According to a release from the Polk County Sheriff's Office, it happened on US Highway 63 at the intersection of 60th Avenue in the Town of Clear Lake around 2

EU official: North Macedonia ready for EU membership talks

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — European Council President Donald Tusk says North Macedonia is ready to start membership talks with the European Union, following a deal the country reached with